Richard Mack, the former Arizona sheriff who gained national fame as a highly vocal opponent of what he calls the “socialist” health care law known as Obamacare, made news again in February when after suffering a serious heart attack...Show More Summary
The latest issue of the “independent socialist” periodical, Monthly Review, has two articles that might interest this blog’s readers ( socialist or not): Fred Magdoff’s, “A Rational Agriculture Is Incompatible with Capitalism,” and Michael...Show More Summary
WLRN, a radio station out of Miami, has a decent report from Tim Padgett on how crummy things have gotten in Venezuela, a land where many of the staples of modern society and life are unavailable thanks to grotesque socialist mismanagement...Show More Summary
Socialism, as they say, works until you run out of other people’s money. That appears to have happened to Jane Sanders, the wife of Vermont Socialist Senator Bernie Sanders. The story is banal. A woman who has her job because of her husband’s clout finagles a credulous state agency into accepting bogus financial documents. Show More Summary
The US is fast on its way to becoming Venezuela. Sure, we can still get pretty much what we need in lots of places. But prices are skyrocketing and have
Because revenues are spread evenly across franchises, owners don't gain much financially when their teams win.
He wrote a bestselling work of socialist utopianism.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's socialist government said on Wednesday it has collected more than three million signatures asking U.S. President Barack Obama to repeal measures declaring the South American country a security threat.
Progressive Socialist Party leader Walid Jumblatt Wednesday ridiculed on his twitter account the remarks made by an Iranian official who tied that security in Lebanon to the security of the Islamic Republic of Iran. “Iran’s Culture Minister Ali Jannati has informed us that Lebanon’s security is tied to Iran’s security,” Jumblatt said “What is this […]
President Obama will forever be known for his namesake “achievement”: Obamacare. The socialist takeover of the American healthcare system will, if left intact, prove both costly and deadly and the
Monday at the anti-Israel Jewish J-Street event Socialist Democrat Jan Schakowski (D-IL) slammed Breitbart editor Joel Pollack and Orthodox Jews. The Soros-funded anti-Israel crowd loved it. Today Schakowski was forced to apologize. Not because she was sorry, but because she … Continue reading ?
Two weeks ago Twitter got a gift when Yanis Varoufakis posed for a Paris Match photo shoot which depicted the Greek FinMin living a not-very-austere looking lifestyle. While the pictures didn’t show Varoufakis being chauffeured around...Show More Summary
This is so insane I don't even know what to say. If I thought this Administration were clever, which I do not, I would guess that they are specifically using FEMA as their newest clawhammer for authoritarian lawlessness because they...
Jawohl. Speaking about job creation at the Center for American Progress in Washington, Clinton said the United States should look to comparable foreign economies for examples of how to create and keep jobs. She said Berlin?s model for dealing with...
Opinion polls taken ahead of Sunday's regional elections in France have put the right-wing Front National party in a joint lead over the ruling Socialist party.
Even though history supposedly began in 2009, I’m old enough to remember when the French were derided as cheese eating surrender monkeys. Now, under a socialist government no less, they are standing up for the free world where America won’t. Show More Summary
The people of Venezuela can rejoice... not so fast. Amid paranoid-sounding (though not unlikely) rantings about US-created coups (and blaming 'economic' war for his nation's Socialist utopia hyperinflation), it appears President Maduro just got another life-line (or more rope to hang himself). Show More Summary
This ought to be fun! The Doc can already imagine the outrage over Big Gubmint and the Kenyan Muslim Socialist Usurper® trampling on First Amendment megabuc… er, um, speech! The IRS may broaden a looming controversial rule to police political nonprofits to include political parties and political action committees, the IRS chief said Wednesday. IRS [...]
The spokesman for the Scottish Socialist Party said that the Wednesday anti-austerity protests in Frankfurt would not change the austerity policy of the EU.